Associate Professor

Job description

Job Title: Associate Professor
Location: Augusta University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 224045
Job Information

Job ID: 224045

Position # 21012106

The Department of Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia (MCG), Augusta University, invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position at the associate or full professor level. We seek outstanding candidates whose research is focused on molecular, cellular and circuit mechanisms of neurodegenerative or neuropsychiatric disorders. The successful candidate will have a strong record of research productivity and extramural funding. Faculty hired into this position will join a rapidly growing and highly interactive neuroscience community at MCG. Our department is home to the Transgenic and Genome Editing Core and the Viral Vector Core and houses a state-of-the-art microscopic facility, including multiphoton/confocal microscopes and light-sheet microscopes. Department faculty have access to the University core research facilities for electron microscopy and histology, cell and tissue imaging, small animal behavior and imaging, genomics and proteomics, and bioinformatics.

MCG, founded in 1828, is the flagship medical school of the University System of Georgia, the state’s only public medical school, and one of the top 5 largest medical schools in the United States. It is located in a historic city with outstanding recreational and lifestyle opportunities.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of current/future research interests, and contact information for three references to: Ann Stephens ([email protected]). Also please visit our department homepage: Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled. AU is an EEO/AA/Equal Access Employer.

Minimum Requirements

Candidates must hold an MD, PhD, or both.

Conditions of Employment

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review. For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree(s) as well as post-secondary coursework in the form of original transcript(s). Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

How To Apply

To be considered an applicant for this position your must apply online at

Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.

Equal Employment Opportunity Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.

Other Information This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success." Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.




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Posted: 2/16/2021
Application Due: 2/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time